Mosman Village Dentistry is committed to ensuring the privacy and confidentiality of all personal information affiliated with Mosman Village Dentistry’s business undertakings.
We follow the terms and conditions of privacy and confidentiality in accordance to the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) as per schedule 1 of the Privacy Amendment Act 2012 (Cth), forming part of the Privacy Act 1988 (‘the Act’).
As a part of our commitment to providing quality dental care it is necessary to collect and maintain information pertaining to your health.
The information we collect (dental record) may include:
- Personal details (name, address, email address, phone number, date of birth)
- Medical history
- Family history
- Current lifestyle
- Notes made during dental consultations and procedures
- Referrals to other health service providers
- Results and reports received from (or sent to) other health service providers
Mosman Village Dentistry store and retain your dental records in electronic file which is transferred onto a domestic server. Your dental record is handled with complete professional confidentiality. We have strict secure storage policies in our practice and safety measures are in place to prevent any unlawful access to our electronic records. These records are accessible only by staff of our practice and each member of staff have security password. Each staff member is well versed with the principles and ethics associated with dentist – patient confidentiality.
Our Internet Website
This website can be viewed without providing personal information. If you volunteer to provide your name, email address and phone number, your personal information will be used by Mosman Village Dentistry for the sole purpose of returning your request regarding a dental appointment and/or dental related questions. We will not share, sell or distribute your personal information to third parties unless we are required by law to disclose information in exceptional circumstances.